The competition was fierce with every grade jumping on board to gather votes…but by Wednesday, the 3rd and 8th graders were neck and neck. The final tally Friday morning gave the 3rd graders the victory with 979 votes, with the 8th graders next with 908 votes. Congratulations!
Sacred Heart School received national recognition for
achieving the Silver Award in the HealthierUS School Challenge. The
HealthierUS School Challenge recognizes a school for the healthy foods,
nutrition education, and physical education that is provided to students.
Sacred Heart is the third school in the Diocese of Des Moines to be recognized with an award from the HealthierUS School Challenge.
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